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Jordan WaldenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2010-2015
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-352Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJordan Craig Walden
Height6-5Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 16,1987 [30.273]PlaceFort Worth,Texas
High SchoolMansfield (Mansfield,TX)
CollegeGrayson County College (Denison,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Angels [Team Picks] in the 12th round (372nd overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,000,000Signing ScoutsArnold BrathwaiteService Time6.043 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-MLB-#81 ... 2008-ANA-#3 ... 2009-MLB-#70 ... 2009-ANA-#2 ... 2010-ANA-#9 ... 2011-ANA-#5
MLB DebutAugust 22,2010 [22.280]
OrganizationsANA [6] ATL [2] SLN [1] Awards3Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID122668Retrosheet IDwaldj001MLBAM ID477229
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (71.70%) -- Slider (20.59%) -- Changeup (7.06%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (0.65%)
Fastball Velocity [2015] - 94.38 - [2014] - 95.88 - [2013] - 95.62 - [2012] - 96.24 - [2011] - 97.50 - [2010] - 98.74
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts81Walks35Hittable71SO/BB59vsPower71Hitting0Durability53Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Grayson County CollegeCollegeNCAASoRel19921.8512012000158.0451912018830001.086.94--2.7812.814.61.818-
2007Orem OwlzPioRkana-ST19113.0815150000064.0492722317633001.036.850.422.388.813.71.500-
2008Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAana39ST20462.18181801000107.0803226332915101.046.710.252.687.632.84.400-
2008Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+ana22ST20524.04990000049.0423022424503001.357.710.734.419.182.08.714-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0982.76272701000156.012262487561418101.147.020.403.228.122.52.529-
2009Arkansas TravelersTexAAana15ST21155.2513130000060.0723935429577101.6810.800.604.358.551.97.167-
2010Arkansas TravelersTexAAana25Rel22113.35380380030843.0441816222385001.539.210.424.607.951.73.500-
2010Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana-Rel22004.0560600206.28330230001.5010.80--2.704.051.50--
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0113.44440440032849.2522119224415001.539.420.364.357.431.71.500-
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana51Rel22012.3516016005115.0134417231101.307.630.594.1113.503.29.0002.30
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana51CL23552.986206200423260.0492220326676011.247.310.453.889.992.58.5002.79
2012Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAana-Rel24016.7530300002.23420030001.1210.12----10.120.00.000-
2012Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana51Rel24323.46450450020139.0351515318487001.368.080.694.1511.082.67.6003.02
2013Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-Rel25000.0010100001.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl52Rel25433.4550050009147.0391918414546011.137.470.772.6810.343.86.5712.81
2014Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl0ST260110.8022000001.21221151001.205.405.405.4027.005.00.000-
2014Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl52Rel26022.8858058008350.0331716227629001.205.940.364.8611.162.30.0002.79
2015Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln41Rel27000.0020200002.02000030001.009.00----13.500.00--
2015Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln53Rel27000.0020200001.21100231001.805.40--10.8016.201.50--
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0000.0040400003.23100261001.367.36--4.9114.733.00--
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln53Rel27010.8712012002110.071104122001.066.10--3.4810.453.00.0001.97
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter12143.002430243008639221.11767874139626631121.237.140.533.8910.782.77.462-0.31
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter12173.39109575210328337.03021561281712931725201.278.010.453.428.412.46.414-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter024.6114212002011.21310715152001.328.560.663.299.883.00.000-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter264.3753134000308105.011857516519812101.6110.110.514.378.401.92.250-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter524.04990000049.0423022424503001.357.710.734.419.182.08.714-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter462.18181801000107.0803226332915101.046.710.252.687.632.84.400-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.0815150000064.0492722317633001.036.850.422.388.813.71.500-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter921.8512012000158.0451912018830001.086.94--2.7812.814.61.818-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter883.061230123006734114.297413975113814111.297.610.554.0010.832.71.500-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter453.1510801080017497.072363464111615011.166.680.563.8010.762.83.444-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter010.8712012002110.071104122001.066.10--3.4810.453.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12143.002410241008539220.01747773139526431121.237.140.533.8910.782.77.462-0.31
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings8113.3971373410215220.019610183118420616101.278.010.453.428.412.46.421-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Orem Owlz PioRkana19P15--3101-1413.9290.87------15100.020.0
2008Cedar Rapids Kernels MidwAana20P18--627--33331.0001.83------18100.013.0
2008Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana20P9---6--661.0000.67------9100.06.4
2009Arkansas Travelers TexAAana21P13--172-108.8000.62------13100.09.3
2010Arkansas Travelers TexAAana22P38--5421119.8180.24------38100.027.1
2010Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana22P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.2
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana22P16-1524--661.0000.380.40-----16100.09.9
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana23P62-60361-109.9000.150.15-----62100.038.3
2012Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana24P3---------------3100.02.1
2012Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana24P45-3913--441.0000.090.105271.4-45100.027.8
2013Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl25P1---------------1100.00.7
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P50-47-42-64.6670.080.098-100.0-50100.030.9
2014Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl26P2---------------2100.01.4
2014Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P58-5043--771.0000.120.148188.9-58100.035.8
2015Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln27P2---------------2100.01.4
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27P2---------------2100.01.4
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P12-10--------3-100.0-12100.07.4
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P243-22110203-3330.9090.120.1424388.9-2430.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P14---1--111.0000.07------140.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P53--611412117.8100.32------530.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9---6--661.0000.67------90.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--627--33331.0001.83------180.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--3101-1413.9290.87------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Orem Owlz PioRkana1915----------
2008Cedar Rapids Kernels MidwAana2018----------
2008Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+ana209----------
2009Arkansas Travelers TexAAana2113----------
2010Arkansas Travelers TexAAana2238----------
2010Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana226----------
2010Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2216----------
2011Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2362----------
2012Salt Lake Bees PCLAAAana243----------
2012Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2445----------
2013Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl251----------
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2550----------
2014Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl262----------
2014Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2658----------
2015Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln272----------
2015Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln272----------
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2712----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB20000.0010100001.0200000002.0018.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2009Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB21000.0000000018.0500000000.635.630.000.000.0000.00.000
2011Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.0090900209.07100210001.007.000.002.0010.005.001.00.000
2012Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24106.481001000318.110761212101.4810.801.082.1612.966.007.561.000
2013Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25013.6050500005.0652136301.8010.801.805.4010.802.009.00.000
2013Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB250013.5020200002.23440130001.8210.120.003.3710.123.0013.50.000
2014Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26013.3880800008.0933027101.3810.130.002.257.883.503.38.000
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27006.0090900329.08660512001.448.000.005.0012.002.406.00.000
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28100.0080800008.0500018000.755.630.001.139.008.000.001.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs222.7250050008456.352221721555501.198.310.322.408.793.673.51.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0013.5020200002.7344013001.5010.120.003.3710.123.0013.50.000

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006High School All-American - 3rd Team (P)1
2011MLB All-Rookie Team (P) ... MLB All-Rookie Team (Baseball America) (RP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-11-04RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency (Team option declined)28.354  
2016-11-03RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.353Team Roster on 2016-11-03
2016-07-26RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.253Team Roster on 2016-07-26
2016-04-03RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder inflammation28.139Team Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-11-03RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.353Team Roster on 2015-11-03
2015-06-30RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL27.227Team Roster on 2015-06-30
2015-05-04RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right biceps tendinitis27.170Team Roster on 2015-05-04
2014-12-24RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($6m) 2.5-3.5 Club option worth $5.25m in 2017. $350k signing bonus27.038Team Roster on 2014-12-24
2014-11-17RPSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Braves with Jason Heyward to Cardinals for Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins27.001Team Roster on 2014-11-17
2014-06-10RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minor league rehab assignment26.207Team Roster on 2014-06-10
2014-06-10RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.207Team Roster on 2014-06-10
2014-05-10RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left hamstring26.176Team Roster on 2014-05-10
2013-12-12RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.49m) Avoiding arbitration26.026Team Roster on 2013-12-12
2013-05-29RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL25.195Team Roster on 2013-05-29
2013-05-27RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab25.193Team Roster on 2013-05-27
2013-05-17RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder inflammation25.183Team Roster on 2013-05-17
2012-11-30RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Angels to Braves for Tommy Hanson25.014Team Roster on 2012-11-30
2012-08-22RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.280Team Roster on 2012-08-22
2012-08-11PLos Angeles AngelsSalt Lake (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Salt Lake (AAA) for rehab24.269Team Roster on 2012-08-11
2012-07-15RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained right bicep24.242Team Roster on 2012-07-15
2012-05-08RPLos Angeles AngelsLos Angeles Angels (MLB)YActive--24.174Team Roster on 2012-05-08
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2006Los Angeles Angels-181,000,000-------1,000,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (12th round - 372nd overall)
2010Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll22400,000-75745-2,812,412400,0001,400,000
2011Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll23414,000-78938-2,722,607414,0001,814,000
2012Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll24495,000-57724362,954,887480,0002,309,000
2013Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25541,500-50021453,023,990490,0002,850,500
2014Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll261,490,000-41314553,256,497500,0004,340,5002013-12-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.49m) Avoiding arbitration
2015St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll272,675,0005.04333515633,571,283507,5007,015,5002014-12-24 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($6m) 2.5-3.5 Club option worth $5.25m in 2017. $350k signing bonus
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red